Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
- Characterization of c4d immunostaining utilizing paraffin-embedded tissue of nonpresensitized pediatric heart transplant patientsCsaba Galambos
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 11:181-4. 2008..Contrary to previously reported data, none of the ischemic/reperfusion injury endomyocardial biopsy samples was C4d+, and histologic features alone were poor predictors of C4d+...
- Regulation of alveologenesis: clinical implications of impaired growthCsaba Galambos
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pathology 40:124-40. 2008....
- Identification of lymphatic endothelium in pediatric vascular tumors and malformationsCsaba Galambos
Department of Pediatric Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 8:181-9. 2005..CD31 more reliably identifies lymphatic endothelium. Currently, D2-40 appears to be a good marker to identify lymphatic vessels in pediatric vascular tumors and malformations...
- No role for kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus in pediatric idiopathic pulmonary hypertensionCsaba Galambos
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Pediatr Pulmonol 41:122-5. 2006..Our results do not support a role for Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus in the pathogenesis of pediatric IPHT...
- Molecular mechanisms of pulmonary vascular developmentCsaba Galambos
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 10:1-17. 2007....
- Mucocele: a human model for lymphangiogenesisEumenia Costa da Cunha Castro
Department of Pediatric Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 12:222-8. 2009..Mucocele appears to be an excellent human model for studying the factors that play a role in new lymphangiogenesis and regression...
- Utility of C4d immunostaining in the first year after pediatric and young adult heart transplantationYing Xu
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 32:92-7. 2013..In this study we sought to evaluate the utility of routine C4d immunostaining in the first year after pediatric and young adult HTx...
- Tolerance to incompatible ABO blood group antigens is not observed following homograft implantationBrian Feingold
Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
Hum Immunol 72:835-40. 2011..These data suggest that tolerance to incompatible A and B blood group antigens does not occur following placement of ABO-incompatible homografts in childhood...
- Expression of A and B blood group antigens on cryopreserved homograftsBrian Feingold
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 87:211-4. 2009..It has been shown that there is lack of expression of A and B blood group antigens on fresh and cryopreserved homograft valves. However, expression of these antigens on the homograft vessel conduit has not been reported...
- Pulmonary pathology in thyroid transcription factor-1 deficiency syndromeCsaba Galambos
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:549-54. 2010..These findings are consistent with experimental evidence documenting the important role of TTF-1 in pulmonary morphogenesis and surfactant metabolism...
- Prox-1 and VEGFR3 antibodies are superior to D2-40 in identifying endothelial cells of lymphatic malformations--a proposal of a new immunohistochemical panel to differentiate lymphatic from other vascular malformationsEumenia Costa da Cunha Castro
Department of Pediatric Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 12:187-94. 2009..We recommend utilizing an immunohistochemical panel consisting of Prox-1, VEGFR3, CD31, and CD34 antibodies to differentiate lymphatic from venous malformations in pathologic practice...
- Defective pulmonary innervation and autonomic imbalance in congenital diaphragmatic herniaNikesh R Lath
Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 302:L390-8. 2012..Defective embryonic pulmonary innervation may contribute to lung developmental defects and postnatal physiological derangement in CDH...
- A novel TCIRG1 gene mutation leads to severe osteopetrosis with altered content of monocytes/macrophages in several organsGabriela Gheorghe
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 15:156-9. 2012..Alveolar macrophages were decreased. Pulmonary findings in this patient could be at least partially explained by abnormal surfactant metabolism due to depleted or defective alveolar macrophages...
- Pediatric pigmented villonodular synovitis mimicking a septic hipAarat M Patel
Division of Rheumatology, School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15201, USA
J Clin Rheumatol 16:71-3. 2010..Magnetic resonance imaging and tissue biopsy are usually needed for a definitive diagnosis. Surgery is the primary treatment option; however, the patient described was unusual in that she did well to date with conservative measures...
- A protocol for the handling of tissue obtained by operative lung biopsy: recommendations of the chILD pathology co-operative groupClaire Langston
Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, and Division of Surgical Pathology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 9:173-80. 2006..I think he would have been pleased to see the changes that have occurred over the past 10 years in pediatric lung biology and pathology in particular, because these were particularly favored interests of his later years...
- Defective pulmonary development in the absence of heparin-binding vascular endothelial growth factor isoformsCsaba Galambos
Department of Pathology, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center and Cardinal Glennon Children s Hospital, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 27:194-203. 2002..We concluded that the absence of VEGF 164 and 188 isoforms impairs lung microvascular development and delays airspace maturation, indicating an essential role for heparin-binding VEGF isoforms in normal lung development...
- Temporal soft tissue glioneuronal heterotopia in a child with a seizure disorder: case report and review of the literatureJohn A Ozolek
Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 8:673-9. 2005..We speculate that, in certain circumstances, aberrantly localized CNS tissue may be related to abnormal CNS development...
- Modeling alveolar capillary dysplasiaCsaba Galambos
Circ Res 95:e35. 2004
- Diffuse lung disease in young children: application of a novel classification schemeGail H Deutsch
Divisions of Pathology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:1120-8. 2007..Considerable confusion exists regarding nomenclature, classification, and management of pediatric diffuse lung diseases due to the relative rarity and differences in the spectrum of disease between adults and young children...
- Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia in a Patient with Down's SyndromeCsaba Galambos
Pediatr Dev Pathol 9:254-5; author reply 256. 2006
- Extranodal posttransplant plasmacytic hyperplasia with subsequent posttransplant plasmacytic malignancy: six-year interval case report and review of the literatureCherie H Dunphy
Division of Hematopathology, St Louis University Health Sciences Center, MO, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:351-6. 2002..Since we have no data to support disseminated bony disease or an abnormal serum protein, we have not used the term "multiple myeloma" for this case...